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Use of Force

The Use of Force topic provides news, information and training on one the most commonly discussed areas in law enforcement training programs. Shooting skills and defensive tactics are critical to keeping officers alive out of harm's way. We cover all subjects—nothing is taboo in this discussion.
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News

After Ferguson, police try to build trust

After Ferguson, police try to build trust

In the aftermath of the police shooting in Ferguson, some departments are renewing efforts to reach out to black communities to build trust - Full Story

News

Ferguson shooting protests move to St. Louis

Ferguson shooting protests move to St. Louis

Protests over a fatal police shooting migrated to the city Tuesday as demonstrators pressed for broad reforms to law enforcement - Full Story

Columns

7 rules to prevent 'excessive use-of-force' accusations Chuck Joyner - Survival Sciences

7 rules to prevent 'excessive use-of-force' accusations

How do we protect the many officers who have been falsely accused of excessive force and then libeled and slandered in the media? - Full Story

Columns

8 keys to a well-written police use-of-force report Ed Flosi - Taking Training to the Next Level

8 keys to a well-written police use-of-force report

A well-written force response report may take a little longer to write on the front end, but will certainly save you much more time (and trouble) later - Full Story

Videos

Assault of cop, takedown of suspect proves utility of body cams

Police chief is praising his agency’s investment in body cameras after a video captured an incident that may have been misconstrued as excessive force.

News

Chief: Assault of cop, takedown of suspect proves utility of body cams

Police chief is praising his agency’s investment in body cameras after a video captured an incident that may have been misconstrued as excessive force - Full Story

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Court: Cops don't have immunity for fatal Conn. raid

Departments cannot use a shield of immunity to protect them from millions of dollars in civil rights claims arising from a 2008 tactical-team raid that killed a man and injured a homeowner - Full Story

Videos

SC cop on leave after clash with man in bizarre Wal-Mart incident

Deputies were called to the store Saturday in reference to a man acting strangely and disturbing shoppers.

Videos

SPEAR System Essential Skills & Drills - FINGERS SPLAYED (Open Hand/Closed Hand Drill)

Coach Tony Blauer runs you through the foundational movements for the SPEAR System. The S.P.E.A.R. System is a modern close quarter combatives & personal defense program based on science, psychology and human bio- mechanics. It is not a martial art nor does it replace other martial systems. We have standardized and simplified close quarter combatives choices and improved potential effectiveness by basing the close quarter skills on hardwired reflexes and reactions to violence. CERTIFICATION COURSES & Training Calendar: http://www.regonline.com/SPEARcourses.

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Video: SC cop on leave after clash with man in bizarre Wal-Mart incident

Deputies were called to the store Saturday in reference to a man acting strangely and disturbing shoppers - Full Story



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